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Former Miami Dolphins Coach hired by Steelers amid racial discrimination lawsuit with NFL

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DAVID SANTIAGO / DSANTIAGO@MIAMIHERALD.COM
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The Miami Herald
After he was fired as Miami Dolphins head coach, Brian Flores filed a suit contending the NFL engages in racial discrimination.

When former Dolphins coach Brian Flores filed a lawsuit accusing the NFL of racial discrimination, he acknowledged the litigation might jeopardize his coaching future.

Flores, however, will be on an NFL sideline for the 2022 season.

The Pittsburgh Steelers have hired Flores as senior defensive assistant/linebackers coach, the team announced Saturday.

Read more from our news partner at The Miami Herald.